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PUBLIC NOTICE: Zoning Hearing Board Hearing Monday, July 13, 2020 at 6:00 p.m via Zoom

PUBLIC NOTICE

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Northampton Township Zoning Hearing Board will hold a public hearing on Monday, July 13, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. through the following means:  (a) the Board will meet in person at the Northampton Township Municipal Building, 55 Township Road, Richboro, PA; and (b) through the use of an authorized telecommunications device to allow the applicant(s) and the public to participate.  The purpose of the public hearing is to consider the following applications:

1.           Case No. 2020-16, the application of Michael Urella, for the property located at 17 Van Dyck Drive, Holland, Northampton Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, identified as Tax Map Parcel No. 31-66-89.  The property is located in the R-2, Single-Family, zoning district.  The property is improved with a single-family detached dwelling.  The Applicant proposes a fence and accessory storage shed in the front yard.  The Applicant seeks a variance from the following sections of the Northampton Township Zoning Ordinance:  (a) from §27-406.2.A(4)(a) and §27-1105.5.A to permit the new shed to have a 35 feet setback from the curb (25 feet from the property line) along Meer Drive, where the required minimum setback is 60 feet from the curb (50 feet from the property line); and (b) §27-406.2.A(4)(a) and §27-1107.1 to permit the new fence to have a 10 feet setback from the curb (0 feet from the property line) along Meer Drive, where the required minimum setback is 60 feet from the curb (50 feet from the property line).

2.           Case No. 2020-20, the application of Stacey Ehly and Aaron Marks, for the property located at 238 Cecelia Acres Drive, Ivyland, Northampton Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, identified as Tax Map Parcel No. 31-70-90.  The property is located in the AR, Agricultural-Residential, zoning district.  The property is improved with a single-family detached residential dwelling.  The Applicants propose a patio addition to the rear of the existing dwelling.  The Applicants seek variances from Northampton Township Zoning Ordinance §27-303.1.A(4)(c) and §27-1105.3.A to permit a rear yard setback of 38 feet, where the required minimum rear yard setback is 50 feet.

The telecommunications device being utilized for this public hearing is Zoom meetings platform.  Visit www.northamptontownship.com to view the agenda and INSTRUCTIONS on how to participate in the public hearing either through the Zoom meetings platform or by submitting written comments or questions to Northampton Township through regular mail or to publiccomment@nhtwp.org or to the email address below.  If you have any questions prior to the meeting or wish to see the application and accompanying documents, please contact Mike Solomon, Director of Planning and Zoning at 215-357-6800 x214 or by email at msolomon@nhtwp.org.

 

Northampton Township Zoning Hearing Board

John Fenningham, Esq., Chair

By:  Thomas J. Walsh III, Esq., Solicitor

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